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The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned

The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
The Whipping Boy Novel Unit for Grades 4-6 Common Core Aligned
Product Description
The Whipping Boy is the perfect novel to share with your upper elementary to middle school students for so many reasons...
the figurative language, the plot, and the idea that the "grass is always greener."

This Whipping Boy print and go novel unit with lesson plans and answer key contains the following:
• lesson plans for immediate implementation
• character analysis
• 7-pages of context clue word work
• 20-pages of reader response questions
• 2-pages of figurative language work
• 3-post-reading journal prompts
• Venn diagram for compare and contrast work
• an end of novel project idea to engage students from beginning to end.

Summary of the The Whipping Boy:
Prince Horace aka Prince Brat is the worst. He plays pranks on everyone, refuses to learn to read or write, and then decides to take his whipping boy, Jemmy, on a runaway adventure. After being captured by hooligan highwaymen and having a day of dangerous adventure, the boys become friends and return safely to the castle.

This novel will have your students seeing that friendships can come out of peculiar relationships and that wealth doesn't bring happiness.

This novel is a must read and this is the perfect resource to engage your readers.

Novel not included, but FYI:

Interest Level
Grades 4-6
Reading Level
Grade level Equivalent: 4
Lexile® Measure: 570L
DRA: 40
Guided Reading: R
Type of Book: Chapter Book

Genre
Adventure
Comedy and Humor
Fables, Folk Tales and Myths

Theme/Subject
Courage, Bravery, Heroism
Just Rewards
Friends and Friendship

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For NOVEL UNIT BUNDLES:

• Crash Novel Unit Resources BUNDLE

• Jerry Spinelli Novel Unit Bundle for Middle School

• CCSS Novel Unit BUNDLE for Grades 4-8

• CCSS Novel Unit BUNDLE for Grades 3-5

• Cam Jansen CCSS Book Bundle for Middle Grade Intervention


For End of Novel Projects...

• End of Novel Projects for ANY NOVEL

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Happy Reading!
Total Pages
57 pages
Answer Key
Included
Teaching Duration
1 month
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